Wimmer, Anita Helena Westphal
Anita Helena Westphal Wimmer died August 29, 2013 at her home in Charlevoix, Mich. She was born September 18, 1924, in Manitowoc, and married Richard John Wimmer of Manitowoc on May 7, 1949. The Wimmer family moved to Charlevoix, Michigan in July of 1967. Richard and Anita moved to the Upper Peninsula after retirement where they enjoyed camping, relaxing and traveling, especially to Arizona in the winter months. They returned to Charlevoix in 2009, to be closer to family, where they have resided since.
Anita is survived by Richard and their 12 children, Ellen, Greg, Elizabeth Lundeen (Ken), Jane, Carl, Christopher (Beckie), Julie Scheier (Paul), Brian, Mary Souder (Scott), Gerard (Virginia), Barry (Ylandra) and Neil (Gina); and 19 grandchildren. Anita was a long time member of St. Mary's Parish of Charlevoix. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm, Tuesday, Sept. 3, at the Winchester Funeral Home in Charlevoix with a rosary to follow at 8 pm. Funeral mass will be celebrated 10 am, Wednesday, Sept. 4, at St. Mary's Catholic Church of Charlevoix.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church. Please sign Anita's guestbook at www.winchesterfuneralhome.com